Recent News 2017-05-22T07:56:19+00:00

Recent News


Starting with 2/1/2017 effective dates, UnitedHealthcare is now allowing spreadsheet enrollment for Illinois-sitused 1-50 groups. This option may be exercised in lieu of providing individual employee applications. There is a specific UnitedHealthcare spreadsheet template – [...]

By | February 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|


Don't wait for change - Short Term Medical plans are available now! Recent announcement from federal agencies provided new guidance for Short Term Medical¹ plans to be limited to less than 3 months, but this [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|


IRS Extends Due Date for Tax Forms 1095-B and 1095-C: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently extended the due date for plan sponsors and issuers that provide individuals with Forms 1095-B or 1095-C. The date [...]

By | December 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|


IRS Releases New FSA and Transportation Services Amounts:  The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently announced 2017 inflation adjustments for several tax provisions, including flexible spending accounts (FSA) and transportation services. See how the new amounts [...]

By | November 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Harken Health

Harken Health has made the decision to no longer offer on exchange individual plans during the 2017 Open Enrollment Period. We sent letters to on exchange members last week informing them of the decision. On [...]

By | October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|